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  • KWOS / RMI Big Small Business Contest
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Morning News Watch
after a child dies at a swimming beach .. kids will have to wear life jackets

Some changes are coming to a Rolla rock quarry popular with swimmers…after the death of a six year old Fenton boy last Friday. The owners of the private swimming area called Fugitive Beach are now requiring children 10 and younger ...Read More

the quick mid-mo gas war may be over

A spokesman for the Missouri Petroleum Marketers says a gas station price war in Columbia over last weekend caused prices to dip sharply…and rise sharply. Prices fora gallon of gas dropped as low as 2-98 Monday. But as of yesterday, ...Read More

some roadwork may jam up traffic around capital region med center

Jefferson City and Cole County are working together to try and clear traffic congestion in the area of Highway 54 and Stadium Boulevard. The public works departments are combining to come up with about 4 million dollars to put in ...Read More

jcmo man arrested after firing a shot into the air

A Jefferson City man fires a gun in the middle of a crowd. Police say Joseph Garcia's girlfriend was in a fight near Elm and Jackson last night. Garcia went to his apartment and got a pistol. He threatened people ...Read More

gas prices go crazy! is jcmo next?

Did you enjoy mid Missouri gas prices near three dollars a gallon? It was short lived. By yesterday…prices were back around 3-29 a gallon in the Columbia area…3-35 in Jefferson City. Drivers say the prices in Columbia rose thirty cents ...Read More

columbia man busted with kiddie porn

A Columbia man is behind bars for allegedly having hundreds of child pornography images. The Boone County Cyber Crimes Task Force arrested 29-year-old Tyler Creath Tuesday after an investigation that started last month. The St. Charles Cymber Crimes unit alerted ...Read More

jay nixon draws line in the sand for the veto session

The Governor stops in Columbia to continue his fight for his historic number of vetoes this year. He spoke to school administrators yesterday about what he calls "the worst six months for public education in recent memory." Nixon blasted lawmakers ...Read More

would – be mid-mo bomber busted

Fulton Police help lake-area authorities find a wanted criminal. Fulton Police Chief Steve Myers says 42-year-old Vernon Dale Parker was wanted on multiple warrants and for questioning in several incidents in Pulaski County. “We were able to apprehend Parker through ...Read More

columbia killer gets life behind bars

A Columbia man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the 2013 shooting deathof a Columbia teenager. A jury in Boone County court yesterday convicted 20-year-old Nicholas Thomas on first degree murder charges in last summer’s death ...Read More

another electric bill hike could be in your future

Ameren Missouri is seeking approval to add about $1.50 to customers' monthly electric bills. The Missouri Public Service Commission says Ameren wants to adjust the monthly fee that compensates the utility for changes in fuel costs at its power plants, ...Read More

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KWOS Open Air
2 More Big Small Business Contest Winners Announced

CONGRATULATIONS to our 2 latest winners in the KWOS/RMI Big Small Business Contest: Backyard Archers of Linn and Eco Zipline Tours of New Florence Here's our interview with (l-r) Mike Seeper of Eco Zipline Tours, Zola Finch of RMI, and ...Read More

Mayor Eric Struemph On Open Air

Here's our latest conversation with Jefferson City Mayor Eric Struemph on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]

Superintendent Jim Jones On Open Air

Blair Oaks Superintendent Dr. Jim Jones joined us on KWOS Open Air recently. Here's our conversation:[display_podcast]

Historian Gary Kremer On Open Air

World War I discrimination in Missouri, Sunset Lake, town baseball teams, and more...we discussed them all with Dr. Gary Kremer, head of the State Historical Society Of Missouri. Here's our latest conversation on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]

Actor Dan Lauria On KWOS Open Air

He was the dad on "The Wonder Years", "Lombardi" on Broadway, and currently starring in the TBS sitcom "Sullivan & Sons".  Emmy-winning actor Dan Lauria joined his friends Dingani Beza and Tom Durkin on KWOS Open Air:[display_podcast]